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Traces of a wet past in Martian craters (pictures)

New images sent back from the European Space Agency's Mars Express show channels and erosion in Martian desert craters that hint at a watery past.

5 Images By Aug. 1, 2013

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New maps of Mercury show icy-looking craters

Data from NASA's Messenger spacecraft bolsters the case that ice lines the inside of polar craters on Mercury.

By Mar. 28, 2012

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Palm revenue craters as Treos fall out of favor

Second-quarter revenue will be far lower than analysts had expected as sales of Treos continue to dwindle without Palm's next-generation operating system.

By Dec. 1, 2008

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Road Trip 2009 hits 3,000 miles outside Craters of the Moon

The odometer may read 1,000 miles, but it's been the equivalent of a full trip across the United States since Road Trip 2009 got under way. And what a trip it's been.

By Jul. 9, 2009

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Buy a name for yourself -- on a Martian crater

A project called Uwingu has begun selling naming rights to 500,000 craters on Mars to try to raise $10 million for science research and education.

By Feb. 26, 2014

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John Lennon gets his own Mercury impact crater

John Lennon's name is now part of a heavenly body, with the pop-rocker joining some esteemed company on Mercury's surface.

By Dec. 20, 2013

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Quadcopter captures footage of active volcano

A quadcopter enthusiast flew a DJI Phantom into an active volcano in Vanuatu, escaping with some awesome footage.

By Mar. 17, 2014

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Double asteroid trouble may have wiped out dinosaurs

The asteroid theory of dinosaur extinction gets a new twist as scientists look into what may have been a twin asteroid impact.

By Feb. 4, 2013

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Mars crater might be remnant of an ancient supervolcano

Scientists reevaluate what they thought was a massive impact crater on Mars. It may actually have had a much more fiery past.

By Oct. 23, 2013